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Boston Globe
Where to get your Harry Potter on this weekendoff against the Washington, D.C., Admirals. July 30, 3-6 p.m. Free. Harry Downe
Where to get your Harry Potter on this weekend
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
off against the Washington, D.C., Admirals. July 30, 3-6 p.m. Free. Harry Downes Field, Highland Road and Jamaica Road, Brookline. Tap on the cobblestones and watch Harvard Square transform into a veritable Diagon Alley before your eyes. Check... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Dukakis on 'screwball' Trump: Every state is in playBoth ways," Dukakis said. Crediting Bay State activists with electing Elizabeth
Dukakis on 'screwball' Trump: Every state is in play
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
Both ways," Dukakis said. Crediting Bay State activists with electing Elizabeth Warren to the U.S. Senate in 2012, the Brookline Democrat said, "You did that. Twenty-five thousand people out in the street in those precincts, knocking on doors,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Dukakis sizes up Trump, says “every state is in play”Both ways,” Dukakis said. Crediting Bay State activists with electing Elizabeth
Dukakis sizes up Trump, says “every state is in play”
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 hours ago
Both ways,” Dukakis said. Crediting Bay State activists with electing Elizabeth Warren to the U.S. Senate in 2012, the Brookline Democrat said, “You did that. Twenty-five thousand people out in the street in those precincts, knocking on doors,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland Open updates: Waterlogged course puts start of tournament back six hourstime round." It will be Torrance's third stint as a European Vice Captain, hav
Northern Ireland Open updates: Waterlogged course puts start of tournament back six hours
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
time round." It will be Torrance's third stint as a European Vice Captain, having taken the role alongside Mark James at Brookline in 1999 and two years ago at Gleneagles. Torrance said: "I am very proud to be part of the backroom team for the... Read more
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The Forward
Major Fire Ravages Boston Moishe Housethat a firefighter suffered a minor back injury. Bennett, who spoke to the For
Major Fire Ravages Boston Moishe House
The Forward / Posted 7 hours ago
that a firefighter suffered a minor back injury. Bennett, who spoke to the Forward from the home, on Winthrop Road in Brookline, Mass., said that the condition of the building was “not great.” Moishe Kavod House is a local Boston affiliate of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fire in Brookline home causes $800,000 in damageA three-alarm fire at a Brookline home Wednesday night caused about $800,000 in
Fire in Brookline home causes $800,000 in damage
Boston Globe / Posted 8 hours ago
A three-alarm fire at a Brookline home Wednesday night caused about $800,000 in damage, officials said. The fire at 165 Winthrop Rd. was reported shortly after 11 p.m., according to a statement from the Brookline Fire Department. The fire began on... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Live Northern Ireland Open updates: Waterlogged course puts start of tournament back six hourstime round." It will be Torrance's third stint as a European Vice Captain, hav
Live Northern Ireland Open updates: Waterlogged course puts start of tournament back six hours
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
time round." It will be Torrance's third stint as a European Vice Captain, having taken the role alongside Mark James at Brookline in 1999 and two years ago at Gleneagles. Torrance said: "I am very proud to be part of the backroom team for the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Live Northern Ireland Open updates: Waterlogged course puts start of tournament back five hourstime round." It will be Torrance's third stint as a European Vice Captain, hav
Live Northern Ireland Open updates: Waterlogged course puts start of tournament back five hours
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
time round." It will be Torrance's third stint as a European Vice Captain, having taken the role alongside Mark James at Brookline in 1999 and two years ago at Gleneagles. Torrance said: "I am very proud to be part of the backroom team for the... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua police roundup nabs 8 on drug chargesconduct, both misdemeanors. Bail set at $15,000 cash only; arraignment schedule
Nashua police roundup nabs 8 on drug charges
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 20 hours ago
conduct, both misdemeanors. Bail set at $15,000 cash only; arraignment scheduled for Sept. 20 – Christi Terrell, 23, of 24 Brookline St., Townsend, Mass. Charged with one count of attempted sale of controlled drug – crack cocaine – a felony; and... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua police roundup nets 8both misdemeanors. Bail set at $15,000 cash only; arraignment scheduled for Sep
Nashua police roundup nets 8
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
both misdemeanors. Bail set at $15,000 cash only; arraignment scheduled for Sept. 20. - Christi Terrell, 23, of 24 Brookline St., Townsend, Mass. Charged with one count of attempted sale of controlled drug - crack cocaine - a felony; and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Feeling the heat, just about everywhereInside Brookline Ice Company’s Roxbury warehouse, workers can see their breath
Feeling the heat, just about everywhere
Boston Globe / Posted 21 hours ago
Inside Brookline Ice Company’s Roxbury warehouse, workers can see their breath as they move pallets piled high with bagged ice. It’s zero degrees in the storage room, but even here, there is no respite from the heat wave bedeviling Greater... Read more
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Sporting Life
Torrance joins Ryder Cup teamin 2002.Torrance has been signed up for a third stint as vice-captain, having b
Torrance joins Ryder Cup team
Sporting Life / Posted yesterday
in 2002.Torrance has been signed up for a third stint as vice-captain, having been part of Mark James' team in 1999 at Brookline and again two years ago when Paul McGinley's team was successful at Gleneagles.Thomas Bjorn, Padraig Harrington,... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Check it Out: Five places to watch baseball in and around RImove and grab a parking spot at a meter (which shuts off at 6 p.m.) on Bay Stat
Check it Out: Five places to watch baseball in and around RI
The Providence Journal / Posted yesterday
move and grab a parking spot at a meter (which shuts off at 6 p.m.) on Bay State Road or utilize the side streets of nearby Brookline, which is about a 15-minute ride on the MBTA’s Green Line down Commonwealth Avenue or Beacon Street. The $50 you... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
News Digestwith additional charges for quantities exceeding 10 gallons or 20 pounds. The e
News Digest
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted yesterday
with additional charges for quantities exceeding 10 gallons or 20 pounds. The event is open to residents of Amherst, Brookline, Hollis, Hudson, Litchfield, Merrimack, Milford, Mont Vernon, Nashua, Pelham and Windham. The collection event... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boxes and cartons and cans, oh my! These wines travel with you.Around $8 for a 375-milliliter aluminum can. At Downtown Wine & Spirits, Somerv
Boxes and cartons and cans, oh my! These wines travel with you.
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Around $8 for a 375-milliliter aluminum can. At Downtown Wine & Spirits, Somerville, 617-625-7777; The Wine Press, Brookline, 617-277-7020. 2014 Fuori Strada “Off Road” Grillo Scents of dried pear with a little initial funk on the nose. A... Read more
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Boston Globe
Build it, and they will come: Sichuan Gourmet opens in Burlingtonused to be). Shamin Summer manages the front of house and executive chef Chengd
Build it, and they will come: Sichuan Gourmet opens in Burlington
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
used to be). Shamin Summer manages the front of house and executive chef Chengdong Lei (who also oversees Billerica and Brookline) is in the kitchen. A different chef is responsible for the Framingham and Sharon locations. Joanne Rathe/Globe... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Bra Whisperer has intimate knowledge for fitting occasionsBROOKLINE — Bra-wise, Donna Morton has seen it all. The owner of the lingerie b
The Bra Whisperer has intimate knowledge for fitting occasions
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
BROOKLINE — Bra-wise, Donna Morton has seen it all. The owner of the lingerie boutique called Lulabelle in Hanover — with a new satellite location in Brookline — claims to be able to size women up at a glance, “from 20 feet away,” she says. This is... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Granite Staters try to stay cool in summer heat"I can't wait for winter." Some enjoyed the heat, while others hated it. "It'
Granite Staters try to stay cool in summer heat
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 2 days ago
"I can't wait for winter." Some enjoyed the heat, while others hated it. "It's tough," said Susan McDonough, of Brookline. "I work in an air-conditioned office, so that helps, and I'm glad to get out at midday, but hate to see the lawns... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘These dogs had no chance’ prosecutor says at woman’s sentencingit was the full bin of dog food upstairs, prosecutors said. Taura Krill-McCorm
‘These dogs had no chance’ prosecutor says at woman’s sentencing
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
it was the full bin of dog food upstairs, prosecutors said. Taura Krill-McCormick, who will be 27 Wednesday, of the city's Brookline section, had left the dogs in the Sebring Avenue house when she fell behind on her mortgage and was told the bank... Read more
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Boston Globe
Home sales hit new price record in Juneprices in communities in and around Boston are much higher. “Areas like South B
Home sales hit new price record in June
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
prices in communities in and around Boston are much higher. “Areas like South Boston, Cambridge, Somerville, Jamaica Plain, Brookline—all those are areas where prices are probably rising a lot more rapidly,” Warren said. At $372,000 median sale... Read more
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Boston Globe
How a blind professor from Boston is educating the next generation of eye care professionalsfrom Newtown North High School in 1976 and then went on to study opticianry at
How a blind professor from Boston is educating the next generation of eye care professionals
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
from Newtown North High School in 1976 and then went on to study opticianry at the Optical Institute at Newbury College in Brookline. He then earned his Bachelor’s from Boston College and begin working as an optician. But it wasn’t long before he... Read more
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TribLIVE
500 K-5 students given the opportunity to load up on school suppliesthan $100,000 was raised for the event, included $32,000 from private donors, G
500 K-5 students given the opportunity to load up on school supplies
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
than $100,000 was raised for the event, included $32,000 from private donors, Gottlieb said. Rasool Munshid, 40, of Brookline said he was thankful for the generosity on display Sunday as two of his five children shopped. He and his family... Read more
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Boston Globe
Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston urges more small business lendinggetting out the door,” he said. Banks throughout New England, including severa
Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston urges more small business lending
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
getting out the door,” he said. Banks throughout New England, including several in Massachusetts, are participating. Brookline Bank, Cambridge Savings Bank, and Crescent Credit Union in Brockton have lent money to a food processing facility,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Local lawyer setting global legal standards from Boston law officeused in The Hague, a framed gift from his parents. The dispute between China a
Local lawyer setting global legal standards from Boston law office
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
used in The Hague, a framed gift from his parents. The dispute between China and the Philippines is a world away from the Brookline home Loewenstein shares with his wife and young son, and the town of Lincoln where he grew up. But as an... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Brookline eyes new economic zonesBROOKLINE - The town of Brookline is looking at a large swath of land on both s
Brookline eyes new economic zones
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
BROOKLINE - The town of Brookline is looking at a large swath of land on both sides of Route 13 to the Massachusetts border as a possible "revitalization" area to boost economic activity and in return provide commercial tax relief to local... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Antique dolls made from fruits, vegetables, materialssize and originality all added to the value. Q. What can you tell me about fur
Antique dolls made from fruits, vegetables, materials
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
size and originality all added to the value. Q. What can you tell me about furniture made by H. Sachs & Sons? They were in Brookline, Mass., in the late 1940s and early 1950s. A. Almost no information is available on the company. A 1922 ad for... Read more
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TribLIVE
Bad weather knocks out power, causes flooding in South HillsDuquesne Light customers in the South Hills and Pittsburgh's southern neighborh
Bad weather knocks out power, causes flooding in South Hills
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Duquesne Light customers in the South Hills and Pittsburgh's southern neighborhoods. About 150 homes in Banksville, 50 in Brookline and 50 in Whitehall were without power about 4:30 p.m., according to the power company's website. Heavy rain and... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Hollis teen joins Broadway revivalwas inspired by her peers on "The Voice," many of whom write their own songs.
Hollis teen joins Broadway revival
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
was inspired by her peers on "The Voice," many of whom write their own songs. After spending her freshman year at Hollis Brookline High School, she enrolled in the Virtual Learning Academy Charter School as a sophomore. VLACS is a nonprofit... Read more
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Boston Herald
Roomy Brookline cottage has Tudor-like allureplaces where people tend to spend most of their time. Not so at the handsome E
Roomy Brookline cottage has Tudor-like allure
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
places where people tend to spend most of their time. Not so at the handsome English cottage-style home at 190 Lee St. in Brookline that’s listed for $1.78 million. While the kitchen and master bedroom hold their own, the two favorite rooms are... Read more
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Boston Globe
Recent transactions: west$332,000 49 Spencer Rd. #34H Condominium Condo/Apt, built in 1973, 910 square
Recent transactions: west
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
$332,000 49 Spencer Rd. #34H Condominium Condo/Apt, built in 1973, 910 square feet, 4 rooms, 2 bedrooms, 1 baths. $120,500BROOKLINE 21 Cedar Rd. One-family Contemporary, built in 1936, 3,857 square feet, 11 rooms, 5 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, on... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Capsule of Baltusrol's history in the majorsMcNamara Noteworthy: Travers was the second amateur to win the U.S. Open, foll
Capsule of Baltusrol's history in the majors
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
McNamara Noteworthy: Travers was the second amateur to win the U.S. Open, following Francis Ouimet two years earlier at Brookline. He previously had won the U.S. Amateur four times. He did not return to defend. In fact, he never entered another... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Las Vegas cab driver recounts assault, robberyover trade secrets In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an
Las Vegas cab driver recounts assault, robbery
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
over trade secrets In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an order to a customer at a Panera store in Brookline, Mass. Panera (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Krupa,File) The restaurant chain Panera filed a lawsuit Wednesday alleging... Read more
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Boston Herald
Baker asking for ‘clarity’ on AG’s ban of some rifleslike to hear him say this has to go through due process, go through the proper
Baker asking for ‘clarity’ on AG’s ban of some rifles
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
like to hear him say this has to go through due process, go through the proper channels,” said Jonathan Argove of Brookline. “If she really wants this, it has to go through the Legislature, and not through decrees, on your own, because... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Black Lives Matter protesters take message to Metro headquartersover trade secrets In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an
Black Lives Matter protesters take message to Metro headquarters
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
over trade secrets In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an order to a customer at a Panera store in Brookline, Mass. Panera (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Krupa,File) The restaurant chain Panera filed a lawsuit Wednesday alleging... Read more
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TribLIVE
100-degree heat inches toward Western Pa.to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: • Northside HAL Center, 5 Allegheny Square • H
100-degree heat inches toward Western Pa.
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: • Northside HAL Center, 5 Allegheny Square • Homewood HAL Center, 7321 Frankstown Ave. • Brookline Recreation Center, 1400 Oakridge St. • Ammon Recreation Center, 2217 Bedford Ave. (from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Southwest cancels 1,150 flights in 24 hoursover trade secrets In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an
Southwest cancels 1,150 flights in 24 hours
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
over trade secrets In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an order to a customer at a Panera store in Brookline, Mass. Panera (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Krupa,File) The restaurant chain Panera filed a lawsuit Wednesday alleging... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Friend describes murder-suicide as mercy killingover trade secrets In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an
Friend describes murder-suicide as mercy killing
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
over trade secrets In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an order to a customer at a Panera store in Brookline, Mass. Panera (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Krupa,File) The restaurant chain Panera filed a lawsuit Wednesday alleging... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Brookline father busted with 'a lot more' than 500 images, videos of child pornA Brookline man admitted to police that he has more than 500 images and videos
Brookline father busted with 'a lot more' than 500 images, videos of child porn
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
A Brookline man admitted to police that he has more than 500 images and videos of child pornography featuring children as young as toddlers on his computer. Detectives traced an IP address and email provided to them by Yahoo! Inc., which was... Read more
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TribLIVE
Former Seton Hill prof serving 15 years on child porn charge wants chance to get lighter sentencecut backup tight end Spaeth for failed physical Pence tells delegates he, Trum
Former Seton Hill prof serving 15 years on child porn charge wants chance to get lighter sentence
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
cut backup tight end Spaeth for failed physical Pence tells delegates he, Trump plan to 'Make Pennsylvania Red Again' Brookline man arrested on child porn charges Daily images from across the region by Tribune-Review staff... Read more
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TribLIVE
Brookline man arrested on child porn charges | TribLIVE A man from Pittsburgh's Brookline neighborhood viewed child porn
Brookline man arrested on child porn charges
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
| TribLIVE A man from Pittsburgh's Brookline neighborhood viewed child pornography in the same room where his toddler slept and kept pornographic magazines... Read more
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Providence Business News
BankRI parent posts increase in earnings, revenue in 2016 2QBOSTON – Brookline Bancorp Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit grew
BankRI parent posts increase in earnings, revenue in 2016 2Q
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
BOSTON – Brookline Bancorp Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit grew 6.5 percent to $13.4 million, or 18 cents per diluted share, compared with $12.6 million, or 17 cents per diluted share, during the same period last year. At the same... Read more
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The Post-Journal
CRYB Accepting Registrations For Summer Classes, WorkshopsPurchase Conservatory of Dance, graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree
CRYB Accepting Registrations For Summer Classes, Workshops
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Purchase Conservatory of Dance, graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in dance. She is also on the faculty of the Brookline Ballet School in Boston. Cerwinski began his dance training at the age of 14 at Ballet Arts Theatre. He received... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gov. Wolf signs reforms bill for Pittsburgh watchdog that resulted from Trib investigationby state Senate Minority Leader Jay Costa of Forest Hills and fellow Democratic
Gov. Wolf signs reforms bill for Pittsburgh watchdog that resulted from Trib investigation
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
by state Senate Minority Leader Jay Costa of Forest Hills and fellow Democratic Sen. Wayne Fontana, of Brookline, the ICA reform legislation passed both chambers of the Pennsylvania legislature unanimously, helped along by... Read more
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Boston Herald
Congressman Joe Kennedy III offered speaking role at DNCthe hope" -- while quickly adding that many details aren't yet confirmed. "We'
Congressman Joe Kennedy III offered speaking role at DNC
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
the hope" -- while quickly adding that many details aren't yet confirmed. "We're working on an introduction now," the Brookline Democrat said. "Sen. Warren, as you know, was my law school professor so I have a couple personal stories I'd like... Read more
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The Jewish Advocate
Fire closes Butcherie till AugustBROOKLINE – The Butcherie kosher market, closed by a fire last week, will not r
Fire closes Butcherie till August
The Jewish Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
BROOKLINE – The Butcherie kosher market, closed by a fire last week, will not reopen “for at least two-to-three weeks,” its owner, Walter Gelerman, told The Jewish Advocate on July 19. Firefighters from the Babcock Street and Washington Square... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Defense to claim consent in rapeNASHUA - With his trial set to start in September, the former Brookline man cha
Defense to claim consent in rape
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
NASHUA - With his trial set to start in September, the former Brookline man charged last year with tying up, raping and threatening to kill a now-23-year-old female acquaintance has notified the court he may rely upon a "consent defense," meaning... Read more
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Daily Press
U.S. Women's Open champ Lang capable of 'so much more'when he won the first of his consecutive U.S. Opens in 1988. Indeed, prior to d
U.S. Women's Open champ Lang capable of 'so much more'
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
when he won the first of his consecutive U.S. Opens in 1988. Indeed, prior to defeating Nick Faldo in an 18-hole playoff at Brookline Country Club near Boston, Strange owned 14 PGA Tour victories and two money titles. Sunday, Brittany Lang became... Read more
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JTA
Brandeis U’s new president: ‘Discomfort is an important element of education’research on the future of U.S. doctoral education. They’ve been warmly welcomed
Brandeis U’s new president: ‘Discomfort is an important element of education’
JTA / Posted 10 days ago
research on the future of U.S. doctoral education. They’ve been warmly welcomed at Congregation Kehillath Israel in nearby Brookline, Liebowitz reported. His children attend a local Jewish day school. He has taken the helm following a few years... Read more
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The Forward
New Brandeis President Ron Liebowitz Says Jewish Values (Still) at Heart of Missionresearch on the future of U.S. doctoral education. They’ve been warmly welcomed
New Brandeis President Ron Liebowitz Says Jewish Values (Still) at Heart of Mission
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
research on the future of U.S. doctoral education. They’ve been warmly welcomed at Congregation Kehillath Israel in nearby Brookline, Liebowitz reported. His children attend a local Jewish day school. He has taken the helm following a few years... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Delegation pushing bill to honor centennial of JFK's birthlegislation in the U.S. House. It's co-sponsored by the entire Massachusetts Ho
Delegation pushing bill to honor centennial of JFK's birth
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 10 days ago
legislation in the U.S. House. It's co-sponsored by the entire Massachusetts House delegation. John F. Kennedy was born in Brookline on May 29, 1917. He served as president from 1961 until his assassination November 22, 1963. He was the youngest... Read more
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